Christofle is a symbol of luxury and elegance thanks to its wonderful creations in silver. Since it was founded in the mid-19th century, Christofle have been a continuous innovative force and has infused each era with a new art of living. Over time this prestigious company has revolutionised styles, techniques, and methods for the production and distribution of silver plate and the decorative arts. A player in and privileged witness to the evolution of taste, customs, and traditions, Christofle has always seen its name associated with major creative trends. Renowned artists, avant-garde architects, modernist silversmiths and present-day designers keep the Christofle name associated with major creative trends. Today, as in the past, whether gracing the tables of emperors, princes, or maharajas, in palaces, on board the Trans-Siberian Railway, Orient Express, or transatlantic ocean liners, or in the contemporary restraints, Christofle continues to make an impression.